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Total crime 88%
Violent crime 100%
Property crime 86%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleElizabeth/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2n/a (estimate)2771,9852,346
Murder0n/a0.09.16.5
Rape0n/a0.040.438.4
Robbery0n/a0.097.473.9
Assault0n/a0.0278.9279.7
Violent crime0n/a (estimate)0426388
Burglary0n/a0.0246.4314.2
Theft1n/a138.71,143.51,398.0
Vehicle theft1n/a138.7169.5246.0
Property crime2n/a (estimate)2771,5591,958

Key findings

  • Elizabeth crime rates are 88% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Elizabeth are 100% lower than the national average
  • In Elizabeth you have a 1 in 361 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Elizabeth is safer than 95% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Elizabeth has not changed

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      Daily Crime In Elizabeth (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Elizabeth

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Elizabeth is 0
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Elizabeth is 1 in 361
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Elizabeth is 1 in 361

      Year Over Year Crime In Elizabeth (per 100,000 people)

      Elizabeth police department

      ItemElizabethIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)130,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.32.63.3
      There are a total of 1 Elizabeth police officers. This results in 1.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 50.4% less than the Illinois average and 59.6% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Illinois

      StateTotal offendersIllinois /100KNational /100K
      Illinois32,213263266
      There are a total of 32,213 sex offenders in Illinois. This yields a total of 263 sex offenders in Illinois per 100,000 residents which is 1% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

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      Warren, IL1,43577154231
      The Galena Territory, IL1,24160219279
      Stockton, IL1,877117703820
      Bellevue, IA2,193134750884
      Apple Canyon Lake, IL3713231,1831,506
      Springbrook, IA1373461,9312,277
      Scales Mound, IL5565842,1372,722
      Elizabeth, IL7710277277

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      Togiak, AK7711,3223,5664,888
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      Deer Creek, IL771151605756
      New Tripoli, PA7714201,7722,193
      Daisetta, TX7715932,9853,578
      Elizabeth, IL7710277277
      Source: The Elizabeth, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.